Lincoln Moorlands Railway beaten yet again

Lincoln Moorlands Railway suffered their fourteenth consecutive defeat after a 6-1 loss at home to Grimsby Borough in the Northern Counties East League Division One.

The match was very intense at the start with a handful of Moors players contesting many refereeing decision.

Lincoln Moorlands Railway were beaten yet again (Photo: Kheirredine Bouras)

Lincoln Moorlands Railway were beaten yet again (Photo: Kheirredine Bouras)

Grimsby, however, started the game focused and created two chances. They were playing their first match under the supervision of a new coach, who is looking forward to help Grimsby get out of the position they are at.

As the match went on, Moorlands players were still not focused and talking to the referee. 15 minutes after the start and the score was still 0-0.

Moorlands new striker Adam Croft and new goal keeper Garry Doran were the fresh faces. Fairweather is confident the 19 year old forward Croft will get him the win Moorlands are looking for.

First corner of the match came in the 20th minute came from Alex Mackinder but the keeper puts it away.

Then came a counter attack for Grimsby’s Lee Croft who shot but the Moorlands keeper pushed it away for a corner kick.

The corner was also a threat to Moorlands as defender Mackinder cleared Jamie Coulson header from the goal line. Minutes after that, Moorlands Geno Robinson shot a ball that went right by the left hand post. Half an hour after the start the score remained 0-0.

Moorlands number 6 Ryan Hitwell got a yellow card for a strong sliding tackle in the 31st minute. First goal for Grimsby in the 32nd minute after a fantastic long cross from Jack Debnam towards Jamie Coulson who amazingly put the ball in the back of the net.

Moorlands were behind again. One minute later, Grimsby added the second by the same player Jamie Coulson who later scored a super hat trick. It got more difficult for the Moors as the time went on.

The first half ended 0-2 for the visitors.

The second half started with Moors dominating, looking for their first goal. 50th minute came and the Grimsby keeper Scott Drury came out of his goal, tackled Adam strongly and the referee whistled a foul for Moors. Later, Lee Croft added a 3rd goal for Grimsby.

Grimsby were the better side in both halves. 60th minute came and Grimsby added the fourth goal from Jamie Coulson. At this point of the match, Moors knew they had no hope winning this match.

The referee sent off Gregg Andrews for the Moors, after a strong tackle on Lee Croft who was substituted by Jacob Wilson.

5 minutes left to full time, Grimsby were still ahead 4-0 and to make things worse a red card was issued to Moorlands Leigh Warman.

Jack Debnam hit the post with a free kick before substitute Jacob Wilson added the fifth goal of the match in the 90th minute.

Jamie Coulson added his fourth goal and sixth of the match but the Moors scored a late consolation to make the full-time result 6-1.

After the match, Moors boss Mick Fairweather said: “I’m not satisfied with how the performance was.”

“Tomorrow morning you wake up, pick yourself up again don’t you?”

Full-time: Lincoln Moorlands Railway 1-6 Grimsby Borough

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